Welcome to the Android Police Podcast, Episode 40.

Don't forget - the Android Police Podcast's live broadcast is every Thursday at 5PM PST (www.androidpolice.com/podcast). The unedited video version of the podcast can be found here - and will likely include various verbal expletives, technical snafus, tangents, and probably a good 5-10 minutes of pre-podcast banter as we prepare. Watch at your own risk!

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The Cast

  • Matthew Smith, Host
  • Bob Severns, Editor, A/V
  • Cameron Summerson, Co-host
  • David Ruddock, Co-host
  • Eric Ravenscraft, Co-host


Carrier 411

Rumor Roundup

  • Slides for NVIDIA's next Tegra chip leak out: 'Wayne' will have 72 GPU cores, support for 2560x1600 displays, serious angst over its deceased parents.
  • Photos leak for Polaroid's new mirrorless camera with interchangeable lenses running Android. I still want my Android-powered oven.

Android At Arms

  • Judge Koh throws out Apple's bids for injunctions against Samsung, Samsung's claims of jury misconduct, tells them both to kiss and make up.
  • Samsung voluntarily drops its bid for injunctions against Apple in Europe, realizing that the more it fights, the more it drives Apple away and that will never bring the passion back to their relationship.
  • Apple's pinch-to-zoom patent preliminarily invalidated by the USPTO, and I'm out of "Samsung and Apple secretly want to be lovers" jokes.

Code Google

The Hotsheet

App Updates

  • Netflix 2.0 Redbox Instant releases its closed beta app. You can put your email address in to be placed on a waiting list, just in case you finally got your Ingress invite and need something to anticipate again.